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Motor Equipment Maintenance Supervisor 1

Applications accepted from current State employees and former permanent competitive class employees eligible for reinstatement. You must meet the minimum qualification.

Motor Equipment Maintenance Supervisor 1
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Posting Specific Information
Control Number 16-00263
Application Due By 09/02/16
Title Motor Equipment Maintenance Supervisor 1
Location: City DEC Division/Bureau Albany
Central Office
Operations/Transportation Services
$45,018 - $54,678
Work Hours Days
Work Days Mon. - Fri.
Employment Type Permanent Budgeted Item
Appointment Type Contingent Permanent
Jurisdictional Class Competitive
Bargaining Unit/MC CSEA 03
  1. Manages Port vehicle repair facility, personnel, and equipment. Recommends changes to shop operating procedures and/or equipment to improve work performance. Reconciles monthly statements for shop purchases and vendor repairs.
  2. Oversees the Vehicle Dispatch function that is responsible for maximizing the use of the vehicle pool in support of Central Office staff.
  3. Assign repair jobs to staff based upon employee skill level, maintenance and repair schedules, and work priorities. Provides assistance and guidance to staff through verbal and written instruction, and by demonstration of proper repair methods (if required).
  4. Coordinate with DEC managers, as needed, to schedule repairs, needed maintenance, and other shop activities to insure effective utilization of staff and equipment to complete work according to schedule.
  5. Communicates with supervisor and other Bureau staff to inform them of shop status, issues, and various concerns as deemed appropriate.
  6. As required, works with contract vendors (ARI, etc.) to insure that all repairs are completed to NYS DEC standards and satisfaction. Provides repair approvals for work over threshold amounts.
  7. Reconciles paperwork once repairs are complete and ensures that repair information is properly entered into the MMS repair order module.
  8. Respond to after-hours emergencies as needed.
  9. Get involved with customer complaints, as needed, in an effort to resolve them.
Minimum Qualifications

Strictly adhered to based on
Civil Service requirements
Reassignment - Currently in the title and an employee of DEC

Reinstatement Eligible - Previously held the title on a permanent competitive basis or held a title as indicated under the transfer eligible section on a permanent competitive basis.

Transfer Eligible - One year of permanent competitive service at Salary Grade 12 or higher and:
Eligible for transfer under Section 70.1: Permanent competitive service as a Motor Equipment Maintenance Supervisor 1, Construction Equipment Mechanic or Motor Equipment Mechanic.

If you are on an examination eligible list for the position title, you do not need to respond to this posting UNLESS you are also eligible for appointment by transfer, reinstatement or reassignment as defined above; or the appointment type is provisional or temporary. The eligible list(s) will be canvassed as appropriate. Always respond to an eligible list canvass.
Additional Comments Must have valid driver's license or demonstrate the ability to meet the transportation needs of the position. Travel, overtime, and overnight travel may be required. Must have a valid Class B CDL within 6 months of appointment with appropriate endorsements. Will be subject to the Federal Omnibus Transportation Employee Testing Act (OTETA) of 1991, which requires employee testing for drug and alcohol abuse. Must have a DMV issued Inspection License for both light duty and heavy duty vehicles.
To Apply Qualified candidates should forward a resume and/or Employment Application which clearly indicates how the minimum qualifications are met and includes the Control Number. If you are applying for more than one posting, you must submit a separate resume or Employment Application for each control number. Send to:

Department of Environmental Conservation
625 Broadway
Albany, New York 12233-5060

Fax: (518) 402-9038


Additional Notes:

If you are a permanent NYS employee not employed by the Department of Environmental Conservation or applying for reinstatement, please provide your social security number so that appointment eligibility may be verified.

State Employees: If you wish to receive an acknowledgement that your application for this posting was received by the Bureau of Personnel and then receive information on the disposition of the position, please attach two self-addressed stamped envelopes (preferably inter-office or inter-agency) to the application. If you are applying for more than one position, you must include two envelopes for each position.

Some vacancies may be anticipated and may not result in an appointment. Application for any position listed may not result in an interview.